Elton John Story: ‘Rocketman’ Debuts On May 31, New Poster Released

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ROCKETMAN is an epic musical fantasy about the incredible human story of Elton John’s breakthrough years. The film follows the fantastical journey of transformation from shy piano prodigy Reginald Dwight into international superstar Elton John. 2rocketmanThis inspirational story – set to Elton John’s most beloved songs and performed by star Taron Egerton – tells the universally relatable story of how a small-town boy became one of the most iconic figures in pop culture. ROCKETMAN also stars Jamie Bell as Elton’s longtime lyricist and writing partner Bernie Taupin, Richard Madden as Elton’s first manager, John Reid, and Bryce Dallas Howard as Elton’s mother Sheila Farebrother.

 
DIRECTED BYDexter Fletcher
 
WRITTEN BY:
Lee Hall
PRODUCED BY:
Matthew Vaughn, David Furnish, Adam Bohling, David Reid
 
EXECUTIVE PRODUCED BY:
Elton John, Steve Hamilton Shaw, Michael Gracey, Claudia Vaughn, Brian Oliver

 

STARRING:
Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell, Richard Madden, Gemma Jones and Bryce Dallas Howard
Written By: Tommy Lightfoot Garrett
Photographs are Courtesy:   Rocketman/Paramount Pictures
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